Menlo Park Police Cite Four Liquor Stores for Selling Alcohol to MinorsPolice cited four liquor stores this week involved in a minor decoy operation for selling alcohol to underaged youth.
Facebook’s Head Of Safety Defends Instagram’s Policies For TeensA Facebook executive deflected criticism from congress Thursday after the company’s internal research was leaked and showed how Instagram harmed teenage users.
Facebook Pauses Development of Instagram for Kids After PushbackFacebook is putting a hold on the development of a kids' version of Instagram, geared toward children under 13, to address concerns that have been raised about the vulnerability of younger users.
Menlo Park Man Stabbed at PartyAn argument at a party escalated into a stabbing that sent one man to the hospital early Sunday in Menlo Park, police said.
Feds Refile Antitrust Complaint Against Facebook, Alleging Abuse Of Market PowerThe federal government filed a revised version of their antitrust complaint against Facebook Thursday, focusing on the allegations that the social media service abused its market power to suppress competition.
Suspect Arrested In Home Invasion Rape In San CarlosA Menlo Park man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly raped an acquaintance last month in San Carlos, sheriff's officials said.
Robinhood's Stock Debut Marked with Tumble, Sharp SwingsWall Street gave Robinhood a cool reception Thursday in the online broker’s debut in the stock market that it helped reshape by bringing millions of new investors.
Momentum Building For Major Donors Supporting Racially-Diverse Climate GroupsA massive foundation in Silicon Valley is among the philanthropic groups focusing on directing funds to minority-led environmental organizations, according to data released Thursday.
Man Arrested In Weekend Carjacking In Redwood CityAuthorities have arrested a man suspected of an armed carjacking in Redwood City over the weekend.
Menlo Park-Based Robinhood Sees Valuation Of Up To $35 Billion As Public CompanyRobinhood, the Silicon Valley-based online brokerage that found itself embroiled in this year's meme stock phenomenon, will go public seeking a market valuation of up to $35 billion.
San Mateo County Pest Control Worker Accused Of Stealing Jewelry From Homes Of ClientsA pest control worker on the Peninsula is accused of stealing jewelry from a client's home and sheriff's deputies believe there could be additional victims.
Menlo Park Approves $1,000 Fines, Jail Time In Illegal Fireworks CrackdownMenlo Park's City Council cracked down on illegal fireworks ahead of the Fourth of July, approving new laws on Tuesday night.
Teen Accused Of Slashing Menlo Park Man With Knife, RobberyA 17-year-old Stockton girl was arrested Thursday after allegedly slashing a man with a knife after he had used an internet service to have a female escort come to his home in Menlo Park, police said.
Skunks Rescued After Plunge At Menlo Park Construction SitePeninsula Humane Society & SPCA staff earlier this week rescued a family of skunks that fell into a deep hole at a construction site in Menlo Park.
Supreme Court Unanimously Sides With Facebook In Text Message DisputeThe Supreme Court on Thursday sided with Facebook in a lawsuit over unwanted text notifications it sent, rejecting a claim that the messages violated the federal ban on robocalls.